Tag Archives: loss

Glimpsed ~ Jan Malique

Reblogged from strangegoingsonintheshed: Image: Jan Malique “Someday, somewhere – anywhere, unfailingly, you’ll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.” ― Pablo Neruda Pablo Neruda was a keen observer of human … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Calendar 2018! Eating snow with Jo Pinto

I’ve eaten a fair bit of snow in my time. Granted, it is usually attached to a ball…’cause if you get the ball rolling juust right, it can pick up loads of the stuff! It’s a good game… though some … Continue reading

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The human cost #Remembrance

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, one hundred years ago, the Armistice came into effect and the guns fell silent after four years of horror. The Great War, the ‘war to end all wars’, … Continue reading

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Just a shell

It’s just a shell. Small but perfect, Picked up on the beach that day. Its sits beside the little stone you found, Children hand in hand Along a winter shore. It’s just a shell. Nothing very special There were hundreds … Continue reading

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Lost

Honour Empty spectre Encompasing boundless grief Vacant cradles rock silently Wasted * Futile Bringing ruin Shades haunting memory Lost generations asking why Warfare * Cinquains for Colleen’s Poetry Challenge

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Faraway, so close ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

Now so calm, so peaceful. Even beautiful. Pink sky and blue clouds reflected in the deep blue water. But she could no longer see beauty in the world. Not here, looking out where the Makassar Strait met the Celebes Sea. … Continue reading

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Fall ~ Penny Wilson #writephoto

We met once more at the foot of the falls. A final goodbye. You wrapped my soul with yours and held it close. Continue reading at Penny Wilson Writes

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Watcher ~ Bobby Fairfield #writephoto

We look upon a mournful scene, is it mist or just the sheen of sadness in the eyes downcast. With folded arms and child at breast she realises that no more on lapping wave her paramour, Continue reading at Bobby … Continue reading

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Watcher ~ pensitivity #writephoto

‘Twas on a night like this you left. The mist was falling as you walked away. I never said what you longed to hear. Now, I may never be able to tell you How much I love you. My world … Continue reading

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A Summer Storm ~ Hayley R. Hardman #writephoto

In fields full of flowers we would spend our summers; playing, talking, reading, kissing. Standing at the edge now, I could see her still, running in a flowing white summer dress, the hem brushing the steams of the flowers as … Continue reading

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